Wilmington Business Development
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Officials announce 1,300 jobs coming to Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:18pm.

videoGovernor Pat McCrory announced this afternoon that Vertex Rail will be adding 1,300 new jobs at the former Terex Crane facility located on Raleigh Street in Wilmington. The company will manufacture rail tank cars which are in high demand to transport crude oil from North Dakota, Texas and other energy-producing states.

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NEW DETAILS: 1,000+ jobs coming to Wilmington
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 11/12/2014 - 8:16pm.

video Governor Pat McCrory is scheduled to attend a news conference Thursday, where officials will announce more than 1,000 new jobs appear headed to New Hanover County.

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Rail manufacturer to bring 1,000 jobs to Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:01pm.

videoMore than 1,000 new jobs appear headed to New Hanover County. County Commission Chair Woody White, who is also on the Board of Directors for Wilmington Business Development, says he's heard the new company will be Vertex Rail Manufacturing.

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Hundreds of jobs possibly coming to Wilmington
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 08/14/2013 - 4:21pm.

videoWilmington's economy could see a boost in the near future. Wilmington Business Development says it is in the early stages of courting a major company to the Port City.

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Regional fight continues to move Brunswick County back into Wilmington's MSA
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 05/07/2013 - 10:46pm.

videoThe regional fight continues in attempt to get Brunswick County back into Wilmington’s metropolitan statistical area, after the Office of Management and Budget announced its move to Myrtle Beach's MSA earlier this year.

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